GitHub is an open-source platform where members can share code and work on projects together. It’s one of the largest social coding sites and its specialized job search site, GitHub Jobs, targets a large audience of developers, programmers, engineers among others in the tech world.
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Below we have compiled a couple of top figures to give you a quick look into the GitHub network:
Repositories of source code
Followers on GitHub Jobs Twitter account
Is hiring through GitHub Jobs the right fit for you? Here are some pros and cons to help you decide if posting job ads to GitHub Jobs will meet your needs:
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GitHub Jobs is suitable for posting tech jobs and has a strong focus on opportunities for software developers, programmers, and engineers. Other kinds of openings typically posted to GitHub Jobs include, for example, data science and product owner roles. Most of the jobs posted are for full-time positions.
Your job ads will be visible on GitHub Jobs for 30 days.
Your job posts are searchable by members who visit the site. One way to help ensure your job posts get in front of more candidates is to include any relevant terms from the Hot Searches section at the bottom of GitHub Job’s main page in your job description.
Since many factors can determine the success of a job ad, it’s not possible to say how many applications your job ad will deliver. Typically, besides how compelling and detailed your job description is, the city or region you are located in, and the kind of job you are posting will play a role in whether you receive the number of applications you were expecting.